Saudis find over 100 more MERS infections

by -NO AUTHOR- -- DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia, which is grappling to contain the spread of a frequently deadly respiratory virus, announced Tuesday that a review of the more…

Obama bypasses Congress to make costly energy changes

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_917701" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Washington coal facility near Sandersville, Ga."][/caption] WASHINGTON — As he has often threatened when he can't get legislation approved, President Obama has used his more…

Kevorkian contraption to ease executions?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — Jack Kevorkian has been dead for three years, but his longtime assistant says the euthanasia activist known as Dr. Death may be the solution to America's more…

Learning 2nd language can slow brain aging

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Learning a second language can slow the brain's ageing, even if it is learnt in adulthood, according to new research. Previous studies have showed that being more…

Medical pot farms draining streams dry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Some drought-stricken rivers and streams in Northern California's coastal forests are being polluted and sucked dry by water-guzzling medical marijuana farms, wildlife officials say more…

Alice of 'Brady Bunch' dies at 88

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Ann B Davis - who portrayed loveable maid Alice Nelson on iconic family sitcom The Brady Bunch - passed away on Sunday. The 88-year-old died as more…

Classmate's mom bashes 3rd-grader with hammer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SANFRANCISCO.CBSLOCAL) — An act of retribution may have provoked a woman to brutally attack a third grader inside an Oakland elementary school bathroom, police say. Students at Oakland’s more…